Police searching for murder suspect following shooting in Georgetown

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GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCSC) - Investigators are searching for a murder suspect following a shooting in Georgetown on Wednesday.

The Georgetown Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for murder for 27-year-old Javon Jacob Hair of Pawleys Island.

He is considered armed and dangerous.

If anyone has any information on Hair’s location they are asked to call the Georgetown Police Department at 843-545-4300, the tip line at 843-545-4400 or dial 911.

The arrest warrant was issued following a shooting that happened near Merriman Road and Highmarket Street.

According to police, Hair was last seen fleeing the area in a grey Audi.

The victim was transported to Georgetown Memorial.

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